Nimbus Goes Camping

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With warmer weather hovering over the bay area, Nimbus took to the great outdoors. Pitching our own tent, preparing food, and building campfires was only a portion of our task. This was also a mission to educate and inspire friends to use canteens. Each of them were told to bring canteens as we would not be supplying plastic water bottles…and almost everyone did! Luckily, we also brought some extra Nimbus … Read More →

History of Water Bottles Part I

From the beginning of human history, people have sought ways to keep and transport fresh, clean water. The Romans built aqueducts to provide water in the cities, animals skins were used to transport water by a more portable means, clay and woven materials were molded into water carrying devices…the list goes on. From traders and merchants needing carry water on their travels to soldiers needing to rehydrate to an increase … Read More →

Green News!

We are constantly looking for ways to be more environmentally friendly, in addition to keeping up to date on green news. Through the sifting of the millions of environmental outlets online, we found that there were few that we just kept going back to—publications that offered credibility, variety, and simplicity. We decided to share a few of our favorites for the latest and greatest in the world of sustainability. Here’s … Read More →

Saving the Planet One Bottle at a Time

Now on a more serious note, we want to keep our visitors informed on what’s going on in the plastic industry and how you can help reduce the amount of plastic being consumed annually. Americans consume 66 billion plastic bottles a year, 50 billion of which end up in landfills. That’s less than a quarter that’s recycled. For those that do not make it even to landfills, they are left … Read More →

How to Clean Your Nimbus Bottle

All Nimbus water bottles are 100% BPA and lead-free with smooth curves and spaced threads to avert bacteria and dirt from sticking, providing the most hygienic, easy-to-clean bottles around. Safe and toxin-free, Nimbus bottles are made from high quality, 18/8 stainless steel, meaning it does not retain or impart flavors. However, your bottle still needs a good cleaning from time to time, and here’s how to do it. Below are … Read More →

The inspiration behind Nimbus

So you know our cause, but not about us as individuals. And, as we are bringing you into our family to share our dream of helping the environment and humanity, we thought we’d like for you to get to know us a little better. We began as three University graduates living in San Francisco Bay Area searching for a way to give back to the community. After numerous philanthropic events … Read More →